[Self-care behaviors and depressive symptoms of low-income elderly women with hypertension].

@article{Sung2008SelfcareBA,
  title={[Self-care behaviors and depressive symptoms of low-income elderly women with hypertension].},
  author={Ki Wol Sung and Mi Han Kim},
  journal={Taehan Kanho Hakhoe chi},
  year={2008},
  volume={38 4},
  pages={593-602}
}
PURPOSE This study aimed to compare self-care behaviors and depressive symptoms between the young old (65-74 yr) and the old-old (75-84 yr) in low-income women with hypertension. METHODS This study used a descriptive research design. The subjects of this study were 136 elderly women over 65 yr living in D city. Data was collected from September to December 2007 through personal interviews using a questionnaire. The collected data was analyzed using the SPSS WIN 12.0 Program. RESULTS Self… CONTINUE READING

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